Australian High Commission
Kingdom of Tonga

Direct Aid Program and Grants

Direct Aid Program (DAP)

The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a community development program funded by the Australian Government. The program aims to support projects with a strong development focus that complement Australia's broader aid program which contributes to sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction.

The Australian High Commission in Tonga accepts DAP applications four times year, for projects of up to TOP8000.

Deadlines for applications 2018-19

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
14/09/18 14/12/18 15/03/19 14/06/19


Direct Aid Application Form 2018-19

Submission Guidelines 2018-19

For more information go to: http://dfat.gov.au/aid/topics/development-issues/direct-aid-program/Pages/direct-aid-program.aspx

Or contact the DAP Coordinator by email leon.braun@dfat.gov.au or phone 20405.

PREVIOUS PROJECTS

Children's playground jointly funded between BSP, Tonga Netball and Australia\'s Direct Aid Program
Photo: Mai e Nima Cooking Show, sponsored by Australia's Direct Aid Program in 2015

 

Children's playground jointly funded between BSP, Tonga Netball and Australia\'s Direct Aid Program
Photo: BSP children's playground, jointly funded by BSP, Tonga Netball and Australia's Direct Aid Program in 2017

 

Children's playground jointly funded between BSP, Tonga Netball and Australia\'s Direct Aid Program
Photo: Australia's Direct Aid Program funded the purchase of a screen reader and braille equipment for visually impaired students at Tupou Tertiary Institute in 2018